How to use Pensively in a sentence
He puckered his face, screwed up his eyes, and pensively swayed his head.
If they haven't acted by now, they're waiting for something, she said pensively.
With a frustrated sigh, she lifted her hand and gazed at him pensively.
If you were not a father there would be nothing I could reproach you with, said Anna Pavlovna, looking up pensively.
Anatole lay on the sofa in the study leaning on his elbow and smiling pensively, while his handsome lips muttered tenderly to himself.Advertisement